Free to Enter.
Closing Date: Last day of every month.
Note that this competition is for writers 18 and over. If you’re under 18, check out our Young Writers Competition here.
We are looking for short stories (up to 3,000 words) or poetry (up to 40 lines). One entry per person, per month. Open theme. You can resubmit your work every month if you wish.
Open to writers around the world, of any age. Entries should be in English and previously unpublished.
Email your short story or poem to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The subject line in the email should be “Creative Writing Ink Competition.” Please paste your entry into the body of an email, as we don’t accept attachments.
One overall winner will be selected every month and the winning entry will be published in our e-journal (with the winner’s permission).
Prize: August 2014: £25 cash
Writing Prompts Competition
We run another writing competition and the closing date is the 30th of September 2014.
Again, it’s free to enter.
The prize is a £20 Creative Writing Ink voucher OR a book.
For further details on how to enter, please visit our Writing Prompts page.